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... of postcards of Tavullia and after 'doctoring' them with a couple of stickers we were ready to ride on.
I guess we will have to wait until be attend the MotoGP at Bruno in August to get a glimpse of Valentino in the flesh!
Not only is this Valentino country, but also the area where Marco Simoncelli was born and lived. For those that may not be aware of this name, Marco died tragically in the Malaysian MotoGP in 2011. Marco ...
... a huge floor mosaic with geometrical patterns and mediaeval decorations.
Pesaro also boasts many museums and lists art works on its tourist maps such as a giant ball in the Piazzale della Liberta. We found this sculpture by Arnaldo Pomodoro a bit funny as a pomodoro in Italian is a tomato - does that make the big ball - a big tomato? On closer inspection of the 'big tomato' we discovered it is a fountain as well.
One of the attractions for riders to the area is ...
... had enough time to check out the beach. After all, Rimini is a beach town.
First stop was a gelateria. The lady at the counter said her favorite flavors were nutella and Alabama, so that's what I got. Apparently "Alabama" is the world's best cookies and cream. (It even put the Cookie Monster by Lansdale to shame, and I love that stuff.)
... very first Italian translation of Dante's Divine Comedy.
After our library visit we toured some historical landmarks, viewing more art at each of eight locations. By and large, these were mosaics, which I'd never even heard of prior to my travels. They were magnificent.
By the end of the day, I visited at least two more vending machines. You know, quality control.
... Nick was highly amused by the memorials to the Thespians that was put up in the 1950s. “What? Were there actors here too?” I had to explain to Nick that the forces again King Xerxes were made up of various Greek City-States such as Athens, Thebes, Sparta, as well as many other areas including Thespia.
Our next stop of our exciting tour of Ancient Greek historical sites, was Delphi! In ancient times, the Oracle at Delphi was consulted ...